This policy applies to personal information collected on websites owned or controlled by Quadriga Consulting Ltd.
We comply with data protection legislation e.g. the Data Protection Act 1998 and we will comply with the General Data Protection Regulation when it is applied in the UK in 2018. This legislation regulates the processing of personal data relating to you and grants you various rights in respect of your personal data.
The aim of this policy is to tell you how we will use any personal information we collect or you provide through our websites. Please read this carefully. The data controller in respect of this website is Quadriga Consulting Limited.
- Personal Information
You do not have to give us any personal information in order to use most of this website.
However, if you wish to register on this website, book places at events, get access to video content or other content, or provide content for inclusion on this website (e.g. blogs or other online forums) we may collect the following personal information from you:
- name, address, phone number and email address; and
- gender, employment details, employer details.
You may also choose to provide additional information in the course of your use of this website.
In addition, we may automatically collect information about the website that you came from or are going to. We also collect information about the pages of this website which you visit, IP addresses, the type of browser you use and the times you access this website. However, this information is aggregated and is not used to identify you.
- Use of Personal Information
The personal information we collect allows us to:
- administer our website and provide customer services;
- meet legal, regulatory and compliance requirements;
- monitor and analyse the use of any account to prevent, investigate and/or report fraud, terrorism, misrepresentation, security incidents or crime;
- gather management information to form statistical and trend analysis;
- communicate with you;
- investigate any feedback about this website;
- personalise your experience of this website; and
- contact you about our services which we think might be of interest to you.
We will not share your personal information with 3rd parties unless we specifically advise you of this.
We may employ the services of third party service providers to help us in certain areas, such as website hosting, maintenance. In some cases the third party may receive your information. However, at all times, we will control and be responsible for the use of your information.
We may use aggregated information so we can administer and improve our website, analyse trends, gather broad demographic information and detect suspicious or fraudulent transactions. We may pass this information to third parties.
If false or inaccurate information is provided and fraud is identified, details will be passed to appropriate government agencies.
- Transferring your personal details abroad
We may transfer some of your personal information to the United States of America as we have clients in this jurisdiction. This country may not have equivalent data protection legislation to the UK. However, when we transfer your personal information in this way, we will keep it securely and only use it as outlined in this Privacy & Cookies Policy. By submitting your personal information to this website, you consent to such transfers taking place.
- Marketing Communications
Where you have given us the appropriate permissions during the registration process to the website we may from time to time contact you by email, telephone or post about our products and services that may be of interest to you.
If at any point you would like to opt-out of receiving such marketing communications from us, or would like to change the channels that we use to contact you, please click on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any emails you receive.
- Cookies and Web Technology
These cookies collect anonymous information on how people use our website. For example, we use Google Analytics cookies to help us understand how customers arrive at our site, browse or use our site and highlight areas where we can improve. The data stored by these cookies never show personal details from which your individual identity can be established.
Our site contains links to other websites over which we have no control. We are not responsible for privacy policies or practices of other websites to which you choose to link from this site. We encourage use to review the privacy policies of those other websites so you can understand how they collect, use and share your personal information.
We have implemented reasonable technical and organisational measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorised access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, the Internet is an open system and we cannot guarantee that unauthorised third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes.
- Access to your personal data
You are entitled to see the personal information held about you. If you wish to do this, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We may require you to provide verification of your identity.
- Updating personal information
You may review, correct, update or change your personal information at any time by contacting us at email@example.com.
- Changes to policy
If our Privacy & Cookies Policy changes in any way, we will place an updated version on this page.
- Contact details
If you have any questions about this statement or your personal information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.